Saturday, March 10, 2012

Luxor, Egypt

Around the turn of the century, the Internet cafe hit Egypt, then came 3G cellular phone service, then came social networking. In little more than a decade thereafter, the regime fell. Did signs like this point the way to Egypt's future? Did this placard turn out to be more of a 'blessing' (baraka in Arabic) than folks at the time could possibly imagine? [2001]

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